King's College London
Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives

King's College London
Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives

Survey of the Papers of Senior UK Defence Personnel, 1900-1975

Name
ANDERSON, Sir John D'Arcy (1908-1988), General

Service biography
Commissioned, 5 Royal Inniskilling Dragoon Guards 1929; World War II in France, Middle East and Italy 1939-1945; General Officer Commanding, 11 Armoured Div, British Army of the Rhine (BAOR) 1955-1956; Chief of Staff, Headquarters Northern Army Group and British Army of the Rhine (BAOR) 1956-1958; Director, Royal Armoured Corps, War Office 1958-1959; Director General, Military Training, War Office 1959-1961; Deputy Chief of Imperial General Staff, War Office 1961-1963; Military Secretary to Secretary of State for War, War Office 1963-1964; Military Secretary to Minister of Defence, Ministry of Defence 1964-1965; Commandant, Imperial Defence College 1966-1968; retired 1968; first Col Commandant of Ulster Defence Regt 1969-1979

Papers
IMPERIAL WAR MUSEUM, LONDON: Personal papers, principally 1956-1976 (25 boxes), including; correspondence, minutes of meetings and press cuttings relating to the Ulster Defence Regt 1915-1916 (access restricted); papers relating to the Ulster Defence Regt 1930-1975 (access restricted); correspondence, reports and minutes of meetings relating to the Commonwealth War Graves Commission 1956-1969; correspondence and minutes of meetings relating to 5 Inniskilling Dragoon Guards Association 1958-1968

Publications

Index terms
SUBJECTS
PLACES Ireland 1915-1916; Ireland 1930-1975
NAMES

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